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  1. A line with slope passes through the point (−12, 16). Homework Help ✎

    1. What is an equation of the line?

    2. What is the x-intercept of the line?

Remember that the formula for the equation of a line is
y = mx + b.

Substitute the slope for m. Then, substitute the given point for x and y, respectively.

Solve for b.

Substitute 0 for y in the equation from part (a).